From: Japan

Curatorial Section: Asian

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Object Number 13187
Current Location Collections Storage
Culture Late Paleolithic (uncertain) | Jomon (uncertain) | Yayoi (uncertain) | Japanese
Provenience Japan
Period Late Paleolithic (uncertain) | Jomon (uncertain) | Yayoi (uncertain)
Date Made Late Paleolithic, Japan - Yayoi
Section Asian
Materials Stone
Technique Flaked | Chipped

Point or arrowhead (石鏃). Triangular point with stem. Bifacially retouched. Gray stone. 13187 is one of many stemmed points in the collection. Stemmed points or arrowheads appear in sites from the Late Paleolithic to Yayoi Period. Without context arrowheads such as these can only be assigned a broad date range.

Length 2.2 cm
Width 1.3 cm
Credit Line Exchange with the Japanese Commissioner, World's Columbian Exposition, 1893

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